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Skye September 2015  

We had lovely a week on Skye this September. We bagged: Sgurr a’Mhadaidh (918m) & Sgurr a’Ghreadaidh (973m) via An Dorus Had a walk up to the Old Man of Storr Sgurr na Banachdich (965m) Sgurr nan Eag (926m), Sgurr Dubh Mor (944m) and Sgurr Alasdair (992m) Walked round the Faery Glen (Uist) and the Quirang Bla Bheinn (Blaven) (929m) » read more »

Glacier Fest: Swiss Alpine Trip – June 2015  

Week 1: Glacier Haute Route For our first week we did part of the Glacier Haute Route from Arolla to Zermatt (we had previously done the bit from Chamonix in 2005 – details here) Day 1: Arolla to Cabane des Dix (2,928m): We flew out to Geneva, got the train to Sion and then a bus up to Arolla » read more »

Scotland Easter 2015 – Ullapool  

This Easter we went to stay in Ullapool on the far North West coast of Scotland. Beinn Dearg 1008m from Blair Athol (on the way up) Cul Mòr 849m (Corbett) A couple of Fannich’s: Meall Gorm 949m and An Coileachan 923.9m Stac Pollaidh 612m (Graham) and Cul Beag 769m (Corbett) Ben Mor Coigach 743m (Graham) and Sgùrr an Fhidhleir 705m (Graham) Suilven – Caisteal » read more »

Cairngorms from Kingussie February 2015  

We spent February Half-term at Kingussie and did some hill bagging around the Cairngorm area. Geal-charn (917m) & A’Mharconaich (975m) from Balsporan in a 60mph gale. Stob a’Choire Mheadhoin (1105m) & Stob Coire Easain (1115m) A rest day where we walked to a small trigpoint, and popped in to Coire an t-Sneachda to have a look at the conditions. » read more »

Scotland New Year 2015  

We spent New Year at Killin in Scotland for some winter Munro bagging and we got: Meall nan Tarmachan (1044m) via the tarmachan ridge Meall na Aighean (981m) and Carn Mairg (1042m) Meall Ghaordaidh (1039m) Ben Chonzie (931m) Ben Ledi (879m) – a Corbet

Author: Phil Newby